Entries by k a

Why Linux Is the Only Sane Choice for a WordPress Site

When you have decided to create a WordPress website you need to consider which operating system to use and choose your web hosting company accordingly.  You may have discovered that both Linux and Windows options are available – but which to choose? There are many articles reviewing the pro’s and con’s of Windows and Linux, […]

WordPress Themes – Do You Get What You Pay For?

One of the joys of having a WordPress website is the thousands of themes available – a seemingly never ending supply.  You can choose a theme to provide you with the look and feel of your website – its layout, design style, font type, colours and locations of widgets.  There really is something out there […]

Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability in WordPress

A cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in WordPress has been reported which affects multiple plugins.  This has come about due to the erroneous use of certain popular functions used to modify and add query strings to URLs by developers. Security company Sucuri has checked nearly 400 plugins and found a number contained the vulnerable code*.  […]